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Monday, August 20, 2018

Cloud Storage Using Google Drive

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Are you thinking about a better way to back-up your files? If you're new to the cloud, join us to create an account using Google's free cloud service Google Drive.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (12PM-1PM) on Monday afternoons.

Hickory Grove Senior Readers

1:00pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Join the Hickory Grove Senior Readers Group on the third Monday of each month at 1:00 pm. New members are welcome. August's Discussion: The No.

TECH TUTOR: 1 ON 1 SUPPORT

1:00pm at 1-on-1 Corner at Scaleybark

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session every Monday.

TECH TUTOR: 1 ON 1 SUPPORT

2:00pm at 1-on-1 Corner at Scaleybark

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session every Monday.

Teen Book Club: 12-15 year olds-CANCELLED

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us for a discussion of W.A.R.P: The Reluctant Assassin by Eoin Colfer. Light snacks included.

1 on 1 Tech Tutor

2:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Sign up for a 45-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-6200, to make an appointment.

Listen & Move Storytime

2:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Now Showing Teen Summer Movies: Avengers: Infinity War

2:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a special showing of Avengers: Infinity War. The Avengers assemble their power in order to fight their collective enemy, Thanos, before he can wreak havoc on the entire planet.

Now Showing: Mean Girls

Join us for a special showing of Mean Girls in the Loft. This movie is rated PG13.

Teen Research Session 1-on-1

4:00pm at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

Teens Ages 12-18: Need to improve your reading skills? Do you need help with college or job applications? Confused about online resources or school assignments?

Now Showing: Sherlock Gnomes (PG)

4:30pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Join us for a special showing of this family movie.

The Great American Read: Now Showing: Their Eyes Were Watching God

5:00pm at Sugar Creek

A drama set in the 1920s, where free-spirited Janie Crawford's search for happiness leads her through several different marriages, challenging the morals of her small town.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Matthews

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (6PM-7PM) on Monday evenings.

Summer Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Can't commit to a long-term book club? Join us just for the summer! We'll explore novels from The Great American Read. This month we’ll talk about mysteries and thrillers.

Chinese for English Speakers: Basics

6:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Learn basic Chinese in this program for beginners. Listen, speak, read and write for basic communication in Chinese.

Raising Resilient Children Seminar

6:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

A Triple P Seminar is a great way to find out the basics of positive parenting.

Paws to Read

6:45pm at Children's Activities-Floor at University City Regional

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (7PM-8PM) on Monday evenings.

Strange New Worlds Book Club

7:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

We meet the third Monday of the month and discuss science fiction, fantasy and graphic novels selected by the group. This month our selection is Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

eBooks 1-on-1 Tutorial

(All day) at Myers Park

Interested in eBooks? Book an appointment for a 30 minute session to learn how to access our digital libraries with your iPad, Android device, Kindle or Nook.

Preschool Story Time

9:00am at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers.

English Literacy for Adults

On Tuesdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

English Literacy for Adults

On Tuesdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

English Tutoring: 1-on-1 Support Session

If you need help learning English, visit University City Library or call 704-416-7200 to sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a volunteer.

Family Storytime on the Plaza

10:00am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Children and caregivers enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Caregivers are encouraged to participate.

Technology Tutors 1-on-1 Support Session

10:00am at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Sign up for a 60 minute individual session with a staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Baby Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.